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A memorable day – whipbirds, swallowtails, doves and beetles

Whoa, 12 months since the last post! Anyway, the events of yesterday are worth recording. First, a call distinctly like a whipbird, though likely just seriously good mimicry by a Golden Whistler, came to my attention mid-morning. After all, there … Continue reading

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New studio-workshop progressing

And now for a story that has little to do with natural history. Earlier this year we started building a serious workshop and studio in our south paddock. Here’s some of the progress, in pictures.

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Flames in the forest

Gorgeous, pretty flames. At this time of year we have a number of Flame Robins on the property, but mainly in the open country. It’s usual to see them on fences and in open spaces, so I was a little … Continue reading

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Snow at Boho South, early August 2014

For the first time in several years, we’ve had a dusting of snow this winter. The last time was in October 2010.

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2013 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 7,600 times in 2013. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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Moths – early Feb., 2013.

Early February has been a relatively busy mothing time, despite the weather still being extremely dry. Along with a few species that I’m becoming familiar with, there were some surprises too. In total, about 41 species of moth visited the … Continue reading

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Autumn in the forest – 2011

After our mild, humid and very wet Summer, its now drying out a bit. With our friable, granitic soils, I’m sure a lot of us would love a solid downpour (if its not asking too much!). We’ve had mild sunny … Continue reading

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